New York Summit 2019: Major donors fundraising strategies

The New York Summit 2019 event was held in New York on April 3-5. It brought together around 40 participants from 8 countries, mostly people involved in the Foundation’s fundraising activities. The event focused on fundraising among potential major donors, with the goal of raising money for the endowment fund. Visite our photo gallery

Family panel: Bogotá

In order to analyze the role of the family to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals of the United Nations, the Director of International Relations of IFFD, Ignacio Socias, has participated as a speaker in a panel held by the Institute of the Family of La Sabana University (Bogotá).The event, celebrated on March 26th, reunited different experts; Juan Pablo Angulo, Director…

Event on parenting and inclusion

A Side Event on ‘Positive Parenting and Social Inclusion: Vulnerability of Families with Children’ has been held on April 4th at the UN HQ during the Commission on Population and Development, organized by IFFD with the Permanent Missions of Malaysia, Qatar, Italy and Ghana.

Conference in Poland

The Director of International Relations of IFFD, Ignacio Socias, has participated as a speaker in the 1st International Scientific Conference of Research on Family Services. The event, celebrated on March 10-13 reunited international experts: prof. Jane Wathuta (Strathmore University, Kenya), prof. Lene Mosegaard Soebjerg (VIA University College, Denmark), prof. Oleksandr Dluhopolskyi (Ternopil National Economic University, Ukraine), prof. Mika Aotake (Osaka University, Japan),…

Presentation of the European White Paper

The presentation of the European White Paper on 'Home & Family Employment and Home Care in the European Union' by FEPEM - Fédération des particuliers employeurs de France and other civil society organizations, including IFFD, was celebrated on March 6. Throughout the act, the interventions of Mariya Gabriel, European Commissioner for Digital Economy and Society; Christa Schweng, President of Employment, Social Affairs and Citizenship…

Oral Statement at the United Nations

IFFD, one of the ten Civil Society Organizations that promoted the Statement on Parenting last October, has made a Joint Statement during the United Nations Commission for Social Development ( February 12, 2019).

Lecture and seminar in Riga

IFFD’s Family Enrichment Director Leticia Rodríguez held a lecture titled “Temperament, character and personality” attended by 60 parents in a school in Riga. They also learned about IFFD’s Family Enrichment programs. A seminar for 20 moderators also took place.

Spain. FERT Association corporate event

In the midst of a family celebration atmosphere and the solemnity of an academic act, on September 29th an event was held to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the association, whose mission is the training of parents. More than 200 attendees took part in the event, which was held in the Main Hall of the International University of Catalunya in…

Taking the LEAP in Singapore

IFFD's collaborators in Singapore are preparing to launch IFFD's Personal Project program, known locally as LEAP. A training for moderators was held last November 17th with 20 participants, followed by a demo session of the LEAP program. A new demo session was held on December, 8th. Participants were presented with a real-life case study to analyze and discuss as a…

University of families seminar in Lithuania

Seimu Universitetas, IFFD’s coordinator in Lithuania, held a seminar for parents in Vilnius on November 25th. The event included a lecture by Leticia Rodríguez, IFFD’s Family Enrichment Director, titled “Temperament”. Local experts such as Vilius Bernatonis (with his lecture on family and marriage) also participated in the event, along with 75 others from all over Lithuania.